United States of America · 5 Days · 108 Moments · August 2016

Boston Adventure

25 August 2016

Back home...this adventure has concluded. I love Boston & will have to return again. It's historical, easy to navigate, great food & more!

24 August 2016

Time to go back to Chicago, headed to Boston Logan International Airport
Boston public market
The hard cider is delicious! Take a $5 tour and you get to sample nearly all they offer on tap.
Headed to Harpoon Brewery - the oldest running brewery in Boston.
Riding the Swan Boats

23 August 2016

Finally riding the green line to Prudential stop, the city's oldest line....that's also haunted
Lobster Mac & cheese
At Tia's
House of the Seven Gables
Derby House
Eating at the Redline Cafe
On the ferry to Salem
Headed to Wonderland 😜 (I like saying that...hi Alice) actually getting off at aquarium stop for ferry to Salem

22 August 2016

Did a historical ghost tour - very freaky history of Boston, the common grounds, Omni Hotel & more
Site of hangings in the Commons
Common Burial Grounds
Omni (it's the oldest hotel & it's known for numerous hauntings)
Frog Pond
Eating at fajitas & Rita
Lesley has three campuses within 10 minutes walking of each other
Part of Lesley University
Harvard square
Headed to Cambridge to see Lesley University

21 August 2016

Ate at Legal Seafood
Almost time for whale watch cruise
Sea lions
Chinese Zodiac circle & play fountains
Greenway carousel
At Long Wharf
On Blue line headed towards aquarium in direction towards Wonderland
The Dining Car food truck - lobster roll
Roxy's Gourmet Grilled Cheese food truck
At the SoWA open market

20 August 2016

Watched a movie on the Prudential Tower Lawn
Headed to the Prudential Tower
Taking the T orange line to Tufts stop for hotel
View from Monument Square - street lit by gas lights
Bunker Hill Monument
Walking over the bridge into Charlestown
Old north church
Old North Church
Paul Revere's Mall
It's a tops up / tie
In the North End aka little Italy- Modern Pastry vs Mike's for cannolis...?
Old State House
Old South Meeting House
Kings Chapel
John Hancock
Mother Goose
Granary burial grounds
Park Street Church
Freedom trail - follow follow follow the RED brick path
Start of freedom trail
Nice hotel - Double Tree by Hilton Boston Downtown - when you check-in you get a yummy warm chocolate chip cookie
Resting & caffinating while we wait for hotel room
On the SL1 bus to South Station, then onto hotel
Made it to Boston
At midway airport waiting for the flight